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Trench Brothers Exhibition

Lancaster Maritime Museum


Trench Brothers — a creative response to the untold stories of ethnic minority soldiers in the First World War.

This interactive exhibition takes you on a journey of discovery through the hidden history of soldiers from the Indian Army, British West Indies and black British soldiers.

See the events of World War I through the eyes of 8 individual soldiers, highlighting key elements of their military life and experiences, allowing you to trace their journeys to the Western Front.

There are family-friendly events running throughout August and on Saturday 9th September for Heritage Open Days linked to this exhibition.  Ring 01524 382264 for more details.

Lancaster Maritime Museum, Customs House, St George's Quay, Lancaster, LA1 1RB.

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Museum admission charges apply — Local adults and all children FREE.  Adults £3.00, Concessions £2.00.